Materials Research Laboratory

Equipment

Synthesis

  • Standard chamber furnace
  • Standard tube furnace
  • Vacuum furnace
  • Planetary mill
  • Hydrothermal reactor Parr Series
  • Centrifuge
  • Rotavapor
  • Polishing machine
  • Oil bath
  • Fume hood
  • Drybox
  • Laboratory hydraulic press for the preparation of discs
  • Ultrasonic cleaner
  • Fume hood

Standard chamber furnace

Standard tube furnace

Vacuum furnace

Planetary mill

Hydrothermal reactor Parr Series

Centrifuge

Rotavapor

Polishing machine

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Fume hood

Characterization

  • Thermogravimetric Analyzer TGA-DSC
  • Mass spectrometer
  • X-ray powder diffractometer
  • Impendace Analyzer with kryostat
  • Particle size analyzer (DLS)
  • Fluorescence spectrophotometer (Steady State, Lifetime, Phosphorescence)

Thermogravimetric Analyzer Mettler Toledo TGA/DSC2

Mass spectrometer Pfeiffer Vacuum OmniStar GSD 350 O3

X-ray powder diffractometer Rigaku MiniFlex D/tex Ultra

Impendace Analyzer with kryostat

Particle size analyzer (DLS) Brookhaven Instruments Corporation 90 Plus/BI-MAS

Fluorescence spectrophotometer (Steady State, Lifetime, Phosphorescence)

Microscopy

  • Transmision Electron Microscope (TEM) JEOLJEM 2100 UHR with STEM unit
  • Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) JEOLJSM 7001 TTLS (FEG) with CL spectroscopy

TEM JEOLJEM 2100 UHR
with STEM unit

SEM JEOLJSM 7001 TTLS (FEG) with CL spectroscopy

Sample preparation facilities

  • Precision ion polishing system Gatan PIPS II, Model 695
  • Precision etching coating system Gatan, Model 682
  • Cross section polisher JEOL IB-09010CP
  • Optical microscope with camera
  • Diamond saw



Precision ion polishing system Gatan PIPS II, Model 695

Cross section polisher JEOL IB-09010CP

Diamond saw

Precision etching coating system Gatan, Model 682

Optical microscope with camera

Photochemistry

  • Photoreactor with possibility of using lamps with different wavelengths
  • Photoreactor with 400W Hg lamp